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If we want to calculate how many Cups are 21 Teaspoons we have to multiply 21 by 1 and divide the product by 48. So for 21 we have: (21 × 1) ÷ 48 = 21 ÷ 48 = 0.4375 Cups
So finally 21 tsp = 0.4375 cup